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Harold Altman

 (1924 - 2003)
Harold Altman was active/lived in Pennsylvania / France.  Harold Altman is known for landscape and figure painting, lithographs.

Harold Altman

Printmaker Harold Altman was an etcher, painter, and teacher, who was born in New York City in 1924. He attended the Art Students League, 1941-42 and Cooper Union, (Graduate in Fine Arts), 1941-47, both in New York City.  In 1946, he attended Black Mountain College, North Carolina and then went on to The New School, New York City 1947-49.  Finishing his extensive art education at the L'Academie de la Grande Chaumiere in Paris 1949-52.

The artist also served with the 937th Engineer Camouflage, European Theater of Operations during World War II, 1942-45.

Altman settled in the central Pennsylvanian village of Lemont in 1962, where a nineteenth-century frame church serves as his studio.  Approximately four   ...  Displaying 750 of 11516 characters.

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About  Harold Altman

Born:  1924 - New York City
Died:   2003 - State College, Pennsylvania
Known for:  landscape and figure painting, lithographs